Article I
NAME, PLACE OF BUSINESS AND PURPOSE




Section 1.  Name. 
The name of this corporation shall be the Los Angeles County Bar Association (“Association” or “LACBA”).

Section 2.  Principal Office. 
The principal office for the transaction of business of the Association shall be at such address in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, as may be fixed from time to time by the Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees may at any time establish branch or subordinate offices at any place or places where the Association is qualified to transact business.

Section 3. General Purpose.   
The general purpose for which the Association is organized is to engage in any lawful act or activity for which a corporation may be organized under the Nonprofit Mutual Benefit Corporation Law of California, provided, however, nothing in this Article shall be construed to authorize this Association to carry on any activity for the profit of its officers, trustees or other persons or to distribute any gains, profits or dividends to any of its officers, trustee or other persons as such.  Furthermore, nothing in this Article shall be construed as allowing the Association to engage in any activity which is not permitted under Section 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Section 4.  Specific Purpose
The primary objectives and purposes of this Association shall be as set forth in the Association’s Articles of Incorporation, and to carry on other activities associated with these purposes as allowed by law.   The Association is intended to have all power and authority necessary or incidental to achieving the purposes of the Association.